Job Posting 87273

Childcare Worker
Closer to Home Community Services
Calgary area
closed 4 days ago (Fri, 23 Sep)
part time

Childcare Worker

About Us:  Closer to Home Community Services (CTH) is a Calgary and Airdrie based not-for-profit agency that delivers a variety of services designed to meet the unique needs of vulnerable children and their families. Be a part of an innovative team that envisions a future where every child will thrive within supportive family and community relationships by:

  • Uncovering strength, hope and healing, and creating new possibilities for a brighter future for children and families.
  • Providing a broad array of strength-based and family-centered services that strive to preserve, reunify and build stronger families who can care for their children and contribute meaningfully in their community.

 

About the Position: In this part-time position, located in Calgary the Childcare Worker is responsible for providing childcare for up to 5 children, ages 0+. Parents are onsite for programming and are close by if needed. The Childcare Worker may speak to parents about enhancing their parenting skills, improving their knowledge and understanding of child development and increasing their connections within their community. The Childcare Worker’s primary responsibility is to assist with food preparation and clean-up, plan out activities that are age appropriate for the Children, and be responsible for set-up and clean-up for childcare. The Child Care Worker is responsible for developing close relationships with parents, children, and other staff members.

 

About You:  You are eager to learn and carry out the principles and philosophy of Closer to Home and the Teaching-Family Model. You possess exceptional verbal and written communication skills and have the ability to effectively communicate with and relate to people of all ages. You are extremely detail oriented and organized and can manage multiple priorities at one time. You are a compassionate individual with a positive and empathetic approach.

Previous experience working with vulnerable children and families is an asset. The successful candidate must also have First Aid, and a Police Information Check with a Vulnerable Sector Search and an Intervention Record Check must be completed prior to commencement.

 

Hours for the position are as followed:

Tuesdays

9:30am – 1:30pm (4 hours)

 

Wednesdays

9:30am – 1:00pm (4 hours)

 

Required Competencies:  All positions at Closer to Home Community Services require (5) competencies: Instills Trust, Consumer Focus, Communicates Effectively, Situational Adaptability and Ensures Accountability.

Interested applicants are asked to submit their Cover Letter and Resume using the following link:
https://closertohome.bamboohr.com/jobs/

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